Aug 25, 2013 4:30am PDT
membership does. >>> remembering the march on washington with those who lived it. >>> yesterday tens of thousands of americans converged on the nation's capital to commemorate the 50 th anniversary of the 1963 march on washington. it was a historic event that spurred the enactment of the civil rights and voting rights act and one that is now remembered as one of the moral high points of american history. but that is not what political leaders, major media outlets and millions of everyday americans were expecting right up until that march began in 1963.
Aug 3, 2013 2:30am PDT
steps of the u.s. capitol in washington. everybody body out. you don't have to go home but you've got to get the heck out of here. there was a mass exodus as the house of representatives officially adjourned for their august recess this afternoon. like teenagers on the last day of school, members of congress just bolted for the exits today once with the final bell rang. bye-bye. see you in a month. washington is now heading off for its summer vacation. their august recess. what do you do when you're heading off for vacation? well, don't you tend to
Aug 24, 2013 2:30am PDT
march on washington. august 28th, 1963. ♪ >> people of all race